Dec 28, 2012 8:00pm EST
you. we are here to celebrate your book. hi. >> you met don. >> oh man, for six years. >> jim billington and justice thomas. >> hello senator, how are you doing? >> hello. how are you doing? >> good, good. i haven't got my good shoes on but i'm here. there was a big delay. >> that's very important. >> anyway, you are here. >> i wouldn't miss it. >> you look great. you picked up a little extra down there and we get our 20%. there is ann. >> hello, ann. >> has my wife arrived at? >> i don't believe so. coming with your chariot, what she? >> this is good to be immortalized. >> immortalize? >> can i say hi. my name is don hardy. >> he is the author of the book. >> oh, how are you? you are so modest. >> here you go. >> the troublemakers out. thanks for being here. >> so they wrote a book about you? it has to be about eight volumes. [laughter] you know annie, you know jenny, jenny thomas. clarence. and you know jim billington of horse. >> this is just a great party. >> jimmy. jimmy, clarence thomas. >> it's good seeing you. >> elizabeth, you did it. he would would have been please.
Dec 27, 2012 8:00pm EST
] >> hi, harriet cole and i'm so happy to be here. i learned from don davis. >> your editor. i had the good fortune of work in a leadership role at avenue when the outcome is decided to step into the race. at the point at which michelle obama -- where there was a turn and she said they became coming in a comment the black woman shaking her knack. she was doing a story with ebony and i interviewed her and we had a half-hour. last question is always is there anything you have to tell me? and she said yes. she said i want you to come to chicago, what in the street i grew up on interview my mom and my friend. because of what you have done. it is clearly more than her. she doesn't stand a strong as she does and what could be considered a powerful and clear and grounded and is so great you've created this book to tell this incredible story. i am wondering, did she know if this history before your unearthing a? >> it was news to her. a ladder that was new. we had written an article in "the new york times" about melvina and adolphus. this is the first time she had heard of them. she did not en